Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Lena Dunham, Amy Schumer, Tracee Ellis Ross stand up for themselves in Hollywood

5/28/2015

  • TakePart.com

Lena Dunham joined Amy Schumer, Tracee Ellis Ross, Gina Rodriguez, Kate McKinnon and Ellie Kemper to share their experiences working in the male-dominated television industry. The roundtable discussio… Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Victory Institute introduces inaugural class of the Victory Empowerment Fellowship

5/29/2015

  • GayPolitics.com

The Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute on Thursday announced its inaugural class of the Victory Empowerment Fellowship, a new campaign and policymaking program for LGBT leaders of color and transgender l… Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

UN's Zeid seeks "thorough review" of CAR sexual abuse allegations

6/1/2015

  • Reuters
  • The New York Times (tiered subscription model)

Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nations human rights chief, urged Chad, France and Equatorial Guinea to thoroughly investigate charges of sexual abuse by their soldiers stationed in the Central Afri… Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

Community builds driveway for scam victim

5/26/2015

  • The Lima News (Ohio)

The South Side Community Association, volunteers and local businesses from Lima, Ohio, united to build a new driveway for an elderly neighbor who was scammed when she paid to have the work done earlie… Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

Housing agencies rethink approach to ex-offenders

5/28/2015

  • Chicago Tribune (tiered subscription model)

Two Chicago-area housing authorities are beginning to ease policies that have been common across the U.S. in recent decades preventing ex-offenders from qualifying for public housing and vouchers. "We… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

KPMG in U.S. picks first woman to serve as CEO

5/11/2015

  • Journal of Accountancy online

Lynne Doughtie, CPA, will become the first female CEO of KPMG in the U.S. on July 1. She's been with the firm for 30 years and has led its advisory business for the past few years. Doughtie's appointm… Read More

BoardSource SmartBrief

News for Nonprofit Governance

BoardSource SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: BoardSource

S.C. nonprofit needs $30K to open homeless shelter next month

6/1/2015

  • The Post and Courier (Charleston, S.C.) (free registration)

Dorchester County Community Outreach in Summerville, S.C., needs to raise $30,000 in the next month to re-open the former Palmetto House as a homeless shelter for men. In the long-term, the nonprofit … Read More